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Prosecutor in theater shooting: 'He intended to kill them all'

 Two weeks before a bloody shooting rampage that killed 12 people at an Aurora, Colorado, movie theater, suspect James Holmes apparently visited the cinema and took photographs of hallways and doors, a police detective testified on Wednesd

Baseball's 'call to the bullpen' goes wireless

Major League Baseball, a sport that loves clinging to outdated traditions, is about to embrace modern technology for one of its most frequently use tools -- at least for teams with lousy pitching.

Report: Armstrong tried to donate $250,000 to anti-doping agency

A Lance Armstrong representative tried to make a donation of about $250,000 to the U.S.

Aereo to bring streaming TV to 22 U.S. cities

One of the boldest startups in the streaming media market, Aereo, is preparing a nationwide rollout of its controversial streaming TV service.

Saudi teen, 70 year-old man divorce

A divorce has been granted in the case of a Saudi teenager who was wed to a 70-year-old man, Saudi Arabia's Human Rights Commission told CNN on Wednesday.

Vermont city takes step toward banning assault rifles

A resolution passed in the most populous city in Vermont could lead to a ban on assault rifles and high-capacity magazines.

Illinois approves driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants

Illinois lawmakers approved a new measure Tuesday that would allow undocumented immigrants to get temporary driver's licenses.

Washington National Cathedral to wed same-sex couples

When laws went into effect in three states for same-sex couples to marry, many were quick to line up at their city halls to exchange vows.

41,000 New Jersey familes still displaced after Sandy, Christie says

Governor Chris Christie, the outspoken New Jersey Republican whose popularity soared after Superstorm Sandy, said Tuesday that 41,000 storm-affected families remained displaced from their homes and he called for a "full, clean Sandy aid bi

70-year-old man marries 15-year-old in Saudi Arabia

A 70-year-old man in Saudi Arabia is disputing claims his new bride is 15 years old, and says her family has ripped him off for the large dowry he paid for the union.